First-ever Khelo India University Games

Topics Covered: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources, issues relating to poverty and hunger. First-ever Khelo India University Games What to study? For Prelims: Location of university, about Khelo India programme. For Mains: Need for attention on this, other measures necessary. Context: The first-ever Khelo India …

Kiliki language

Topics Covered: Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. Kiliki language What to study? For Prelims: About Kiliki language, and IMLD. For Mains: Significance and measures for protection. Context: On International Mother Language Day (February 21), an official website of KiLiKi language has been launched. About Kiliki language: …

QUIZ – 2020: INSIGHTS STATIC QUIZ, 22 February 2020 – Environment

INSIGHTS STATIC QUIZ 2019 Time limit: 0 Quiz-summary 0 of 5 questions completed Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 Information   Welcome to Insights IAS Static Quiz. We have already outlined details of this New Initiative HERE.     You have already completed the quiz before. Hence you can not start it again. Quiz is loading... …

Insights into Editorial: By agreeing to Partition, Congress kept India united

Brief History about Cabinet Mission Plan: On 22nd January 1946, the decision to send Cabinet Mission was taken and on 19th February 1946, the British PM C.R Attlee Government announced in the House of Lords about the mission and the plan to quit India. A high-powered mission of three British Cabinet members- Lord Pethick-Lawrence, the …

INSIGHTS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS + PIB SUMMARY- 21 February 2020

Table of Contents: GS Paper 1: 1. Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission. GS Paper 2: 1. Interim order on Mahadayi tribunal’s award. 2. Worldwide Educating for the Future Index (WEFFI) 2019. GS Paper 3: 1. Species included in Appendix I of UN Convention on Migratory Species. 2. National Rail Transportation Institute (NRTI).   GS Paper  …

National Rail Transportation Institute (NRTI)

Topics Covered: Infrastructure- Railways. National Rail Transportation Institute (NRTI) What to study? For Prelims and Mains: NRTI- objectives, functions and significance. Context: Railway Board of India and the University of Birmingham have announced the launch of a joint masters programme in Railway Systems Engineering and Integration in the academic year 2020-2021 by the National Rail Transportation Institute (NRTI). Significance: This initiative will benefit …

Species included in Appendix I of UN Convention on Migratory Species

Topics Covered: Conservation related issues. Species included in Appendix I of UN Convention on Migratory Species What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Conservation status of these species, inclusion in the list and it’s significance. Context: The Great Indian Bustard, Asian Elephant and Bengal Florican have been included in Appendix I of UN Convention on Migratory Species. This …

Worldwide Educating for the Future Index (WEFFI) 2019

Topics Covered: Issues related to education. Worldwide Educating for the Future Index (WEFFI) 2019 What to study? For Prelims: Key findings. For Mains: India’s performance- challenges and ways to address them.  Context: Worldwide Educating for the Future Index (WEFFI) 2019 report was published by The Economist Intelligence Unit. About the index: Commissioned by the Yidan Prize …

Interim order on Mahadayi tribunal’s award

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Interim order on Mahadayi tribunal’s award What to study? For Prelims: About the river and it’s origin, overview of the dispute and tribunal’s order. For Mains: Implications of this judgment, ways to address inter state …

Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission

Topics Covered: Population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies. Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission What to study? For Prelims: Key features. For Mains: Significance of the scheme. Context: 4th anniversary of the Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission observed. It was Launched from Kurubhat in Rajnandgaon District of Chhattisgarh on …

[Insights Secure – 2020] Mini Secure Revision Test: 22 February 2020

Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  INSIGHTS NEW SECURE – 2020: YEARLONG TIMETABLE General Studies – 1   1. Is prohibiting liquor the solution to problems like alcoholism? Analyse the role of States in doing away with Alcoholism at a related social, economic, and …

Artificial intelligence (AI) enables the computers to analyze data and situation and make a decision as humans do. It learns from experience, uses learning to reason recognize and solve complex problems. It is seen as a foundation of the Industrial Revolution 4.0. But such applications raise troubling ethical issues because AI systems can reinforce what they have learned from real-world data, even amplifying familiar risks, such as racial or gender bias. Examples abound. In 2014, Amazon developed a recruiting tool for identifying software engineers it might want to hire; the system swiftly began discriminating against women, and the company abandoned it later owing to the concerns posed. Find the ethical issues involved in the use of AI. By what means, one can instill ethical and moral values in an AI-based system? Examine.

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